The UFC's return to New Orleans is getting closer and the fight card for the event continues to fill up. Most recently announced, former Spike TV's 'The Ultimate Fighter' cast member Matthew Riddle will welcome UFC newcomer Lance Benoist at UFC Fight Night 25. UFC.com has the details:
UFC president Dana White announced today that undefeated welterweight prospect Lance Benoist hasverbally agreed to make his UFC debut September 17 in New Orleans against always-aggressive TUF alum Matthew Riddle.
UFC President Dana White has announced another intriguing matchup for September's "Battle on the Bayou" card in New Orleans.
"It will be a submission showdown as verbal agreements are in for a fight between lightweight grappling specialists Vagner Rocha and Cody McKenzie in New Orleans on September 17."